Lauren Kim | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Lauren Kim

Associate, New York

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Lauren Kim is an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions group, and is a resident in the New York office. Ms. Kim focuses on the representation of corporate clients and private equity funds in connection with cross-border and domestic mergers, acquisitions and equity investments in a wide range of industries.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar


  • JD, Emory University School of Law
  • BA, Economics, Emory University


  • English
  • Korean


Calpine Corporation

Representation of Calpine Corporation, in its US$17 billion sale to Energy Capital Partners, an energy-focused private equity firm, and a consortium of investors including Access Industries and Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board.

Arby's Restaurant Group

Representation of Roark Capital Group and its portfolio company Arby’s Restaurant Group, in its US$2.9 billion acquisition of Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc.

Pilot Flying J

Representation of Pilot Travel Centers, LLC and the Haslam family in connection with Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s acquisition of a 38.6% interest in Pilot and its acquisition of a controlling stake in 2023.

CVC Capital Partners

Representation of CVC Capital Partners in its US$1.425 billion acquisition of PDC Brands, a beauty and personal care products company, from Yellow Wood Partners.

Houston Rockets

Representation of the Houston Rockets and its owner Mr. Leslie Alexander in connection with the US$2.2 billion sale of the team and rights to the Toyota Center in Houston to Tilman J. Fertitta and his affiliated entity, Fertitta Entertainment, Inc.